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Job Number:  46836
Safe House Coordinator
Job Posted: Thursday, 2 August 2018
Closing Date: Wednesday, 15 August 2018
(70 days ago)
Sage Seniors Association
Region: Edmonton area Type: Full time
Location: Edmonton Salary: (not entered)

Safe House Coordinator

At Sagea powerful sense of mission influences everything we do. We want every Edmonton senior to live a full and healthy life, to do as much as they can, as well as they can, for as long as they can. To do this well, to strive to be the best we can be at it, we need great people who are eager to join that mission.

This position is responsible for providing trauma informed support within an anti-oppressive framework to older adults who have experienced abuse. In addition to coordinating accommodation in SageSeniors’ Safe House, this position also coordinates the services required by program clients, arranging timely discharge from the program and periodic follow-up of discharged clients. Along with case management, this position will assist in informing potential referral sources about the service, coordinating the services provided by the participating agencies and working with the various agencies to ensure the needs of the clients are met.

The successful candidate will hold a degree or diploma in Social Work. Experience working with older adults and/or victims of abuse is required. The position requires the ability to become registered with the Alberta College of Social Workers.


  • Registered Social Worker, College or University prepared.
  • Hold a valid First Aid Certificate.
  • Be able to provide a Criminal Record Check that is free of criminal convictions.
  • Access to a vehicle with $2 million auto liability and possession of a valid Class 5 driver’s license with a clean driving record an asset but not required.

SKILLS and Experience

  • Experience working with older adults in a community setting;
  • Familiarity with social/psychological issues related to elder abuse and neglect;
  • Experience working with victims of abuse, preferably older persons;
  • Experience assessing client needs and related risks;
  • Experience in case management;
  • Knowledge of community resources and services;
  • Computer literacy, especially Word for Windows;
  • Database experience with Efforts to Outcomes an asset;
  • Self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team;
  • Excellent time management skills.

This is a permanent, full time position.

For a complete job description, please visit our website: www.MySage.ca

Please submit your resume and cover letter by August 15, 2018 to:

Beth Mansell


15 Sir Winston Churchill Square

Edmonton AB T5J 2E5

While we appreciate all applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

How to Apply:
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Please send a resume and cover letter to:
Beth Mansell
Contact Details:
Beth Mansell
Sage Seniors Association
15 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, AB, T5J2E5

www:   www.mysage.ca

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